Country: United States
Education: PhD or Doctorate
Affiliation: University of California Santa Barbara
Domain of Research: Machine Vision,Big Data,Data Mining,Geographic Information Systems
Biography: Yihong Yuan received her PhD in Geographic Information Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She also received a double majored M.A degree from the Department of Statistics and Applied Probability. She is currently working as a scientist in the data science field. Her research interest includes but not limited to: Big data analytics; Human mobility modeling and travel behavior, i.e., extracting human activity patterns; Spatio-temporal data mining; Geographic Knowledge Discovery, and etc. Now Ms. Yuan is continuing her research in the field of human activity modeling. she have published 6 papers in peer-reviewed journals and 10 papers in conference proceedings. In the past 4 years, she have also reviewed over 10 manuscripts for journals such as Transactions in GIS; Cartography and Geographic Information Science; Computers, Environment and Urban Systems and etc.